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a respondent group
b.representative sampling A sociologist is going to conduct a study about college students. The sociologist
knows the breakdown of college students in the United States by age, gender, and
ethnicity, so the sociologist finds volunteers and forms a group of college students
that have a similar breakdown. This is an example of ________.
following the scientific method
planning a cross-national comparison
developing a representative sample
utilizing an entire population
conducting an extended case study...
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- Spring '10